Panera Bread (called St. Louis Bread Company in the St. Louis metropolitan area) is a chain of bakery–café quick casual restaurants in the United States and Canada that sells breads, sandwiches, soups, salads, and other bakery items. This site will provide copycat recipes and recipes using products sold at the Panera Bread restaurants. Panera Bread Co. has 1,736 bakery cafes in 45 states and Canada under the Panera Bread, Saint Louis Bread Co. and Paradise Bakery & Cafe brands.
Tomato Mozzarella Salad
5 or 6 ripe tomatoes, chopped
2 tablespoons fresh chopped basil
1 red onion, sliced very thin
4 ounces fresh mozzarella, cut into cubes
balsamic vinaigrette dressing
Cut bread into four wedges and place on plate.
Gently toss tomatoes, basil and red onion together in a small bowl
Place 1/4 of the mixture on each wedge of bread and top with 1/4 of cheese cubes.
Pour about 2 ounce of dressing over each serving.